Prof. Paul Leiderer

Associate Editor

Department of Physics
Universität Konstanz

Scientific career

2011 - present Professor emeritus at the Universität Konstanz, Germany
1988 - 2011 Professor at the Universität Konstanz
1982 Appointed to a professorship at the Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, Germany
1981 Professor of Experimental Physics at the Technische Universität München, Germany
1979 Habilititation at the Technische Universität München
1975 Assistant Professor at the Department of Physics at the Technische Universität München
1973 Postdoctoral Fellowship at the Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
1973 Dr. rer. nat. at the Technische Universität München


Research areas

The work of Prof. Leiderer focuses on the experimental surfaces and low temperature physics with the current focus on surface structure and dynamics of thin films, nano structures, interfaces of condensed quantum matter, and colloidal systems.


Thematic Series

Prof. Leiderer edited the Thematic Series in the Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology:

Functional nanostructures (together with Dr. Fabian Pauly, Prof. R. Jürgen Behm, Prof. Stephan Nussberger and Prof. Christina Wege)

Optical near-fields & nearfield optics (together with Prof. Alfred J. Meixner)

Other Beilstein-Institut Open Science Activities